Posts tagged: "patchwork"

  1. Scrappy quilts – with a paint-by-numbers plan! (+ giveaway)

    Posted by on September 11, 2019

    Do you dream of making beautiful scrap quilts that are as easy as painting by numbers? Best-selling author Susan Ache will show you how! Back to share her secrets for making astonishing scrap quilts, Instagram sensation Susan Ache (@yardgrl60) uses coordinated Moda Color Cuts bundles for a scrappy yet planned look. You can use Moda […]


  2. Turn over a new leaf 🍂🍁🍂 We’re SEW ready for autumn!

    Posted by on September 4, 2019

    Who’s looking forward to autumn? 🍂🍁🍂 A cooled-down crisp in the air, the crunch of leaves under your feet, a mug of apple cider to warm cold hands, and the first blaze of flames at the hearth—oh yes, we are looking forward to autumn! If you’re eager to spruce up your spaces with the colors […]


  3. Equilateral triangle quilt tutorial: WAY easier than you might think! (video)

    Posted by on August 16, 2019

    Triangles are a staple shape in so many quilts, and if you’re a confident beginner, it’s likely you’ve already sewn lots of them. They’re everywhere! But have you tried sewing equilateral triangles—where all sides and angles are the same size? Equilateral triangles (also called 60-degree triangles) are used in all kinds of quilts, including the […]


  4. Wish List Day! Scrappy color, cheerful charms, and pretty patchwork (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on August 2, 2019

    Welcome to Wish List Day at Stitch This! We’re SEW excited to introduce you to new Martingale books coming your way in September. Keep track of your favorites by using the “Notify Me” and “Wish List” options at ShopMartingale.com. Browse the latest batch of Martingale books below; then enter to win your favorite book of […]


  5. NEW: Patchwork packed with outdoor fun + a sew-along starting soon (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on July 17, 2019

    Let’s go on a picnic—and return inspired to quilt! Sew cute critters, fancy flowers, birds and bugs, trees and turtles, and other odes to the out-of-doors with Patchwork Picnic. Inside the book you’ll be treated to 30 adorable quilt blocks, each in two sizes: 6″ and 12″ square. The secret to making these charming designs? […]


  6. Bet you can’t make just one! Potato Chip Star blocks – watch the video 📹

    Posted by on June 14, 2019

    You’ve probably heard of Ohio Star, Amish Star, Sawtooth Star, Kansas Star, and Missouri Star blocks. But have you ever heard of Potato Chip Star blocks? We hadn’t either—until Paula Barnes and Mary Ellen Robison of Red Crinoline Quilts introduced us to them! Potato Chip Stars from Step Back in Time Paula calls the 4″ […]


  7. Welcome to laid-back quilting – with Layered Patchwork (+ fabric giveaway!)

    Posted by on May 17, 2019

    Make quick quilts and love them lots: that’s living the prairie life! With Lynne Hagmeier’s new book, Prairie Life, you can eliminate some common pitfalls of conventional piecing, including tricky points, mismatched seams, and bulky seam allowances. How? Easy—with Lynne’s Layered Patchwork technique! Cutting shapes and topstitching them to a base fabric will help you […]


  8. How to make a 60-degree triangle quilt: Pat Sloan’s tips! (video 🎬)

    Posted by on May 13, 2019

    Triangles, triangles, triangles—they make the quilting world go ’round! There are half-square triangles and quarter-square triangles, the bedrock of many quilt blocks. But have you experimented with 60-degree triangles, otherwise known as equilateral triangles? It may look complicated on the surface, but once you know how to make a 60-degree triangle quilt, you’ll find the […]


  9. Amazing Layered Patchwork technique: must see, sew easy! (+ video)

    Posted by on May 8, 2019

    Whether you’re a newbie or a seasoned pro when it comes to making quilts, we can all agree on one thing: we’d all love to have more time to make all the things! Sometimes challenging techniques or even the sheer size of a quilt can make the finish line seem as far away as the […]


  10. Going, going, gone! Mark your calendar: 19-HOUR blowout book sale May 7

    Posted by on May 3, 2019

    Mark your calendar. Set an alarm. And tell a quilty friend! We’re hosting a 19-HOUR BLOWOUT BOOK SALE for your creative library on Tuesday, May 7—you’ll definitely want to have a look! We adore the books that are a part of our sale next week, but we have only a few copies left of each—all […]